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The transfer window is nonsensical

It’s hot. Really hot. Apparently this is summer. By the time these words hit the newsagents or the internet server it might be over, but the pre-season fixtures are upon us and the 2016-17 campaign is just over two weeks away. The hopes and fears are starting to formulate but it is a difficult time for many.

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Wick boss Jon Tucker

Whittle steps down as Wick chairman

Peter Whittle has decided to step down as chairman of Wick Football Club following just over a season in the role.

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Steyning's Shooting Field stadium

Steyning to install 3G pitch for new season

Steyning Town Football Club will have a 3G surface in place at their Shooting Field home for the new season.

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Aspiring football coach Cameron Morrison has been appointed Portsmouth ladies' development manager

Young coach Cameron handed Pompey role

Worthing coach Cameron Morrison has been given his maiden first-team management role at the age of just 19.

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Tom Dallison has joined Cambridge United on loan. Picture: Phil Westlake

Albion youngster joins Cambridge on loan

Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club under-21 defender Tom Dallison has joined League 2 Cambridge United on loan.

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Beram Kayal openes the scorings for Brighton & Hove Albion against Crawley Town. Picture by Phil Westlake.

Crawley 0, Brighton & Hove Albion 4: Murray marks return with quickfire goal

Glenn Murray marked his return to Brighton & Hove Albion in style by notching in their 4-0 victory over Crawley Town this afternoon.

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Steve Sidwell. Picture by Angela Brinkhurst

Albion ready for first pre-season friendly

Albion ramp up their pre-season programme on Saturday when they travel to Crawley Town for their opening friendly.

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Johnny Cantor

Johnny Cantor: What effect will EU exit have on Albion?

In or out. It’s been decided. We’re out of the European Union. The fallout politically has been incredible.

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Sussex FA's Culver Road home

Sussex FA relaunch holiday courses

Sussex County Football Association have announced they will once again be running summer football courses.

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BBC Match of the Day commentator Steve Wilson

Euro 2016: Portugal might not be a great football team, but they are a great football nation - Steve Wilson

Match of the Day commentator Steve Wilson, who lives in Sussex, covered Euro 2016. He wrote exclusively for us during the tournament. Here are his final thoughts

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Shaun Charles in action for his new side Lancing on Saturday

Bailey’s squad starting to take shape

It has been a busy summer at Culver Road with several comings and goings.

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FA Cup

Sussex football: The FA Cup, FA Trophy and FA Vase early round draws

Who has your team been drawn in the early stages of the FA Cup, FA Vase and FA Trophy.

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Johnny Cantor

Is intrusion becoming a factor in sport?

In a newsroom when a big, interesting or even quirky story breaks there is always a ripple of discussion and debate.

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US scholar James Fergany

Sussex star signs US scholarship

Brighton-based footballing talent James Fergany has put pen to paper on an exciting US scholarship deal.

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Shoreham celebrate their French tournament success

Mussels reign supreme in France for a second time

Shoreham Football Club’s under-ten side managed to successfully defend their Envermeu tournament title last month.

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Shorehams newest recruit David OCallaghan challenges for the ball during his sides pre-season friendly with Southwick at Middle Road on Saturday

Young guns impress O’Toole in Shoreham’s first friendly

Shoreham Football Club boss Bryan O’Toole said he was pleasantly surprised with the performances of young players in his side’s first pre-season friendly on Saturday.

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BBC Match of the Day commentator Steve Wilson

Euro 2016: Warm up man for the Stereophonics? I’ll take that - Steve Wilson

Match of the Day commentator Steve Wilson, who lives in Sussex, is covering Euro 2016. He is writing exclusively for us during the tournament.

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Slaven Bilic could help England, and give Ryan Giggs some advice

Euro 2016 Bone on the Box: Clive gets it right for once

With apologies for the break in transmission of this TV review column, it returns to ask what Clive Tyldesley really meant when, quite early in the tournament, he told viewers: “It isn’t supposed to be easy, supporting England.”

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Colin Calderwood

We’re building for the first game – Calderwood

Colin Calderwood hopes Albion will come through pre-season injury free, before they start the new season at Derby on August 6.

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